An abdominal muscle that inserts on the last rib and transverse processes of lumbar vertebrae. It is irregular and quadrilateral in shape, and broader below than above. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quadratus_lumborum_muscle ]

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definition
  • An abdominal muscle that inserts on the last rib and transverse processes of lumbar vertebrae. It is irregular and quadrilateral in shape, and broader below than above.
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/de/Gray1124.png
has exact synonym
  • muscle of posterior abdominal wall
id
  • UBERON:0001220